Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 618 546 636
Rank change year-on-year -72 +90 +256
Permanent jobs citing npm 545 827 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.24% 2.03% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 462 595 538
UK median annual salary £50,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £93,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -6.25%

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 44,036 40,779 32,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.04% 24.44% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35,850 33,020 26,628
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -52 506 £55,000 +4.76% 126
UK excluding London -41 298 £47,500 +5.56% 85
London -39 240 £62,500 -7.41% 44
South East +24 125 £52,000 +4.00% 16
South West +19 49 £45,000 -21.74% 12
Midlands +45 39 £43,750 +4.67% 9
East of England +70 27 £48,125 +6.94% 18
Scotland -24 26 £35,000 -2.78% 1
North of England -40 26 £38,750 +3.33% 27
North West -12 21 £42,500 +6.25% 23
East Midlands +24 20 £48,750 +16.63% 8
West Midlands +34 19 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Yorkshire -21 5 £30,000 -17.24% 2
Wales +12 3 £35,000 +4.48% 1
Northern Ireland -4 3 £50,000 -18.37%

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 467 (85.69%) JavaScript
2 383 (70.28%) CSS
3 330 (60.55%) HTML
4 314 (57.61%) webpack
5 301 (55.23%) AngularJS
6 264 (48.44%) Node.js
7 261 (47.89%) Git (software)
8 237 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
9 227 (41.65%) Front End Development
10 219 (40.18%) Sass
11 217 (39.82%) React
12 196 (35.96%) ES6
13 187 (34.31%) gulp
14 178 (32.66%) C#
15 158 (28.99%) HTML5
16 153 (28.07%) RESTful
17 152 (27.89%) TypeScript
18 147 (26.97%) .NET
19 136 (24.95%) AWS
20 135 (24.77%) CSS3
21 133 (24.40%) TDD
22 132 (24.22%) Azure
23 123 (22.57%) User Experience
24 121 (22.20%) Docker
25 119 (21.83%) Vue.js
26 113 (20.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 111 (20.37%) DevOps
27 111 (20.37%) Web Development
28 107 (19.63%) Java
28 107 (19.63%) LESS

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (5.50%) CMS
2 23 (4.22%) Confluence
3 22 (4.04%) WordPress
4 20 (3.67%) Drupal
5 16 (2.94%) IIS
5 16 (2.94%) nginx
6 14 (2.57%) Umbraco
7 12 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.83%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.10%) JBoss
9 6 (1.10%) SugarCRM
10 5 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.92%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.55%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.55%) Headless CMS
13 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (1.83%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.73%) Sketch
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.37%) Figma
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.02%) Magento
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 136 (24.95%) AWS
2 132 (24.22%) Azure
3 74 (13.58%) Yarn
4 66 (12.11%) SaaS
5 49 (8.99%) GitHub
6 47 (8.62%) GCP
7 45 (8.26%) Serverless
8 34 (6.24%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (6.06%) IBM Cloud
10 29 (5.32%) PaaS
11 21 (3.85%) IaaS
12 19 (3.49%) NuGet
13 9 (1.65%) OpenShift
14 7 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (1.10%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 6 (1.10%) Datadog
16 5 (0.92%) Amazon S3
16 5 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.92%) HTTP
2 3 (0.55%) FTP
2 3 (0.55%) Internet
2 3 (0.55%) SSH
2 3 (0.55%) SSL
3 2 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.18%) DHCP
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) PPP
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.46%) MySQL
2 36 (6.61%) Big Data
3 30 (5.50%) NoSQL
4 28 (5.14%) SQL Server
5 21 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.67%) Data Lake
7 16 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (2.75%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.57%) Redis
10 13 (2.39%) MariaDB
11 11 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.83%) Cosmos DB
12 10 (1.83%) Geospatial Data
13 6 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.10%) CouchDB
13 6 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 314 (57.61%) webpack
2 261 (47.89%) Git (software)
3 187 (34.31%) gulp
4 92 (16.88%) Jenkins
5 86 (15.78%) Grunt
6 79 (14.50%) Babel
7 63 (11.56%) Bower
8 58 (10.64%) Mocha
9 57 (10.46%) JIRA
10 54 (9.91%) Jasmine
11 44 (8.07%) Subversion
12 41 (7.52%) Maven
13 25 (4.59%) Gradle
14 24 (4.40%) git-flow
15 23 (4.22%) Octopus Deploy
16 22 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (3.67%) Selenium
17 20 (3.67%) TeamCity
18 18 (3.30%) Karma Test Runner
19 15 (2.75%) GitLab
General
1 81 (14.86%) Finance
2 43 (7.89%) Marketing
3 40 (7.34%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 23 (4.22%) Electronics
5 23 (4.22%) Multimedia
5 23 (4.22%) Public Sector
6 17 (3.12%) Games
7 14 (2.57%) Banking
8 12 (2.20%) Retail
9 9 (1.65%) Publishing
10 6 (1.10%) Front Office
11 4 (0.73%) Advertising
11 4 (0.73%) Automotive
11 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.55%) Law
13 2 (0.37%) Legal
13 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 446 (81.83%) Developer
2 201 (36.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 87 (15.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 66 (12.11%) React Developer
5 57 (10.46%) UI Developer
6 50 (9.17%) Software Engineer
7 43 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 42 (7.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 41 (7.52%) Angular Developer
10 37 (6.79%) .NET Developer
10 37 (6.79%) Web Developer
11 33 (6.06%) Node.js Developer
12 32 (5.87%) C# Developer
13 29 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
14 28 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 28 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
15 24 (4.40%) PHP Developer
16 22 (4.04%) Lead Developer
17 17 (3.12%) Software Developer
18 14 (2.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (70.28%) CSS
2 330 (60.55%) HTML
3 301 (55.23%) AngularJS
4 264 (48.44%) Node.js
5 219 (40.18%) Sass
6 217 (39.82%) React
7 158 (28.99%) HTML5
8 153 (28.07%) RESTful
9 147 (26.97%) .NET
10 135 (24.77%) CSS3
11 119 (21.83%) Vue.js
12 113 (20.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 107 (19.63%) LESS
14 88 (16.15%) jQuery
15 85 (15.60%) Redux
16 72 (13.21%) Jest
17 69 (12.66%) JSON
18 50 (9.17%) REST
18 50 (9.17%) Web Services
19 44 (8.07%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 123 (22.57%) User Experience
2 42 (7.71%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (2.57%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (1.65%) Enterprise Cloud
6 9 (1.65%) iPad
7 8 (1.47%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.47%) Social Media
8 7 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.28%) PlayStation
8 7 (1.28%) Xbox
9 6 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.10%) Clustering
9 6 (1.10%) Replication
10 5 (0.92%) e-Learning
10 5 (0.92%) W3C
11 4 (0.73%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 84 (15.41%) Linux
2 8 (1.47%) Android
2 8 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.28%) Windows
4 6 (1.10%) Unix
5 3 (0.55%) CentOS
5 3 (0.55%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.18%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (41.65%) Front End Development
3 133 (24.40%) TDD
4 111 (20.37%) DevOps
4 111 (20.37%) Web Development
5 92 (16.88%) Scrum
5 92 (16.88%) Software Engineering
6 90 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (15.23%) Unit Testing
8 78 (14.31%) MVC
9 72 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
10 67 (12.29%) OO
11 60 (11.01%) Continuous Delivery
12 54 (9.91%) Microservices
12 54 (9.91%) Responsive Web Design
13 51 (9.36%) Test Automation
14 50 (9.17%) Kanban
15 46 (8.44%) Coaching
16 44 (8.07%) Mentoring
17 43 (7.89%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 467 (85.69%) JavaScript
2 196 (35.96%) ES6
3 178 (32.66%) C#
4 152 (27.89%) TypeScript
5 107 (19.63%) Java
6 81 (14.86%) PHP
7 61 (11.19%) Python
8 50 (9.17%) SQL
9 39 (7.16%) ES7
10 33 (6.06%) Objective-C
11 19 (3.49%) Ruby
11 19 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 18 (3.30%) Bash Shell
13 17 (3.12%) Groovy
13 17 (3.12%) VB.NET
14 16 (2.94%) PHP 7
15 13 (2.39%) PowerShell
16 12 (2.20%) Go
17 9 (1.65%) Perl
17 9 (1.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (6.42%) Degree
2 15 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.14%) QA
2 6 (1.10%) HIPAA
3 3 (0.55%) GDPR
4 2 (0.37%) WAI
4 2 (0.37%) WCAG
5 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 121 (22.20%) Docker
2 12 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.18%) vCloud
6 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 72 (13.21%) Ansible
2 61 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (10.83%) Puppet
4 45 (8.26%) Kubernetes
5 20 (3.67%) Terraform
6 6 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (0.92%) rkt
8 4 (0.73%) Consul
9 2 (0.37%) MIIS
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.18%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.18%) Rancher
10 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (8.81%) Google
2 41 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.06%) IBM
4 22 (4.04%) SAP
5 16 (2.94%) Oracle
6 14 (2.57%) Sitecore
7 11 (2.02%) Databricks
8 10 (1.83%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 7 (1.28%) Adobe
9 7 (1.28%) Zend
10 6 (1.10%) hybris
11 5 (0.92%) Apple
11 5 (0.92%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.55%) VMware
13 2 (0.37%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.37%) BT
13 2 (0.37%) Mapbox
13 2 (0.37%) New Relic
13 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.37%) Twitter